October 21, 2021

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Fort Smith University District announces hirings for admin places

FORT SMITH — The University District will begin the 2021-22 academic 12 months with new men and women in 7 administrative positions.

The Faculty District manufactured many announcements stating it stuffed the positions with present workforce.

Christina Williams, the district’s coordinator of public data, said Christopher Davis is changing Sherri Penix as the University District’s assistant superintendent of human sources and campus assist. Davis has been the district’s supervisor of human methods given that 2019, according to a information launch.

Davis also has served as an assistant principal at the district’s Northside High Faculty, as perfectly as center faculty principal and significant college assistant principal in Huntsville and band director and new music educator in Mountain Household.

“I am fired up to transition into this purpose inside the district and glance ahead to continuing to provide and supply support to our educators and employees as we start out a new faculty calendar year,” Davis explained.

Tony Jones, who has served as principal at Belle Level Centre since 2018, will be the University District’s director of secondary schooling, the release states. Jones’ tenure with the district also contains time as assistant principal at Northside Superior College, in which he began his job as an educator, and Kimmons Junior Higher College.

“I am humbled to provide as the director of secondary instruction,” Jones reported. “I look forward to supporting each and every secondary campus in reaching higher stages of excellence.”

Ginni McDonald, who was named the district’s govt director of strategic initiatives and experienced understanding before this 12 months, held the posture right before Jones, according to Williams.

Jennifer Steele will be the district’s assistant director of athletics and things to do, which is a new place. She has been assistant principal at Northside Higher School considering the fact that 2013, which was preceded by her time as the director of bands at Chaffin Junior High Faculty, according to the launch.

Jeff Prewitt was chosen to change Lisa Miller as the principal of Southside Large Faculty, according to the College District. Prewitt has labored as an assistant principal for the university because 2018, and prior to which he served as assistant principal of Ramsey Junior Large Faculty, bodily instruction and overall health instructor and mentor in the district.

The School District also filled 3 principal positions at its elementary colleges, the news launch states. Laura Gladden will be principal of Ballman Elementary University, Ami Griggs will be principal of Fairview Elementary School and Nicole Shaffer will be Prepare dinner Elementary School’s principal.

Gladden is changing Lori Griffin, who Williams reported was named director of elementary training for the district. Gladden has been assistant principal at Ballman and Bonneville elementary faculties given that 2018. She also served as an instructional facilitator in the district and an elementary and middle university teacher in both of those Van Buren and Hendersonville, N.C.

Griggs, who is replacing Shaffer, has been the assistant principal at Fairview Elementary since 2019. Griggs also labored as literacy tutorial facilitator in the district and a trainer at Euper Lane Elementary School.

Shaffer is replacing Marna Boltuc, acquiring labored as principal of Fairview Elementary Faculty given that 2019. Shaffer had been assistant principal at Cook dinner, Woods and Barling elementary colleges and supervisor of elementary new music schooling for the district. She also taught at Sunnymede Elementary College in Fort Smith, as properly as in Lavaca and Panama, Okla.

Additional Information


The Fort Smith College District experienced the pursuing administrative openings as of Wednesday early morning:

Director of Belle Place Center

Director of human means

Two assistant principal positions at Northside High College

Spradling Elementary Faculty principal

Four assistant principal positions at Ballman, Cook, Fairview and Park elementary educational facilities

Source: Fort Smith College District